The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 78 75 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.78% 2.63% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£238 £300 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -8.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £300 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £328 £328
% change year-on-year
+10.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +31.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-23.68% +7.04%
ITIL Certification
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
173 152 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.66% 12.71% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 69 100
Average daily rate £370 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £198 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 20
Average hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Manchester region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Manchester region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Oldham - - - -
ITIL Certification
North West

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification.

1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) SLA
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) SAN
6 2 (13.33%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) NAS
6 2 (13.33%) Veeam
6 2 (13.33%) MCITP
6 2 (13.33%) Statistics

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) CICS
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) NAS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Head of IT
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Incident & Problem Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (13.33%) Statistics
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows NT
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) People Management
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Veeam
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Nortel